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    Cincinnati -3.5

    Most books are opening up with Cincy as a 3.5 point favorite.



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    seems kinda small considering how many analysts are giving cincinnatti the win



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    seems kinda small considering how many analysts are giving cincinnatti the win

    If Vegas went on analyst predictions, everybody would be broke.



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    If Vegas went on analyst predictions, everybody would be broke.
    Yep. All Vegas cares about is getting even money on both sides of the line. That's it.



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by Judoka View Post
    Yep. All Vegas cares about is getting even money on both sides of the line. That's it.
    I hear this a lot on this board, but it's a bit too simplistic. You will often hear about how Vegas is rooting for one team or another (typically underdogs), because the public is heavily on one team.



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    I hear this a lot on this board, but it's a bit too simplistic. You will often hear about how Vegas is rooting for one team or another (typically underdogs), because the public is heavily on one team.
    vegas roots for no one



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Tempted... I love the Cyclones, but think Cinci will win by 11



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by kucyclone View Post
    I hear this a lot on this board, but it's a bit too simplistic. You will often hear about how Vegas is rooting for one team or another (typically underdogs), because the public is heavily on one team.
    When the public bets heavily on one team, the line will change to reflect such betting.

    I was hoping this thread was a joke.



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    I was expecting higher



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    vegas roots for no one
    Don't be stupid.

    From last year's NCAA Championship:
    “I can’t speak for everyone else, but I think the whole town will do better if Kansas wins the game outright tomorrow,” Vaccaro said.

    From last Super Bowl:
    "Vegas bookmakers are pulling for the New England Patriots to take home the winning title."



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    I would take Cinci and give the points.


    Last edited by swarthmoreCY; 11-22-2012 at 11:48 PM.

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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    This will be Clyburns coming out party. Iowa State with the upset!


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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by iacyguy View Post
    vegas roots for no one
    they root for a push. take the rake on both sides



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    When the public bets heavily on one team, the line will change to reflect such betting.

    I was hoping this thread was a joke.
    There are often times where the money falls far from even.



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    Re: Cincinnati -3.5

    Babb vs. Kilpatrick is going to be huge.



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